It was announced late Wednesday during the investors meeting in Japan where Satoru Iwata maid many announcements and gave statistical figures. One of the big news was that Nintendo’s go-kart racer for the Wii U, Mario Kart 8, is set to release worldwide during the month of May. No specific date was given apart from the month, but the game should release in every territory approximately at around the same day.
Satoru Iwata also mentioned how the last previous 2 installments have been selling from April 1 2013- December 31 2013. Mr. Iwata mentioned both game have combined sales of “over 1 million” during the time period specified.